There are 4 ways to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Citylink  •  3 h 22 min

  1. 760

$21 - $30

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Galway Service

$42 - $71

Bus Transport for Ireland  •  4 h

  1. 720

$31 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. 122 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Dublin Airport (DUB), Ireland and Athenry, Ireland?

Citylink operates a bus from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $25 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Gmit
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $25
Web Fare
$15 - $22
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Gmit
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) and Athenry is 167 km. The road distance is 195 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry is to bus which costs 18€ - 26€ and takes 3 h 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry is to drive which takes 1 h 58 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

No, there is no direct bus from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry. However, there are services departing from Dublin Airport and arriving at The Arch Athenry via Gmit. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 22 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry, including transfers.